Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1: Introduction

    • Course Outline FREE PREVIEW
    • What, Why, and How of Big Data
    • Segments of Big Data
    • Growth of Big Data
    • Case Study - Cloudera
    • Public Cloud in Big Data
    • The Challenges of Big Data Adaptation
    • Data Silos
    • Driving Factor in Big Data Investments
    • Primary Driver of Big Data in Companies
    • Takeaways
    • Chapter 1 Quiz
  • 2

    Chapter 2: Big Data Technologies

    • Chapter 2 Overview FREE PREVIEW
    • Requirements of Big Data Architecture
    • Converting Raw Data into Insight
    • Establishing the Architectural Foundation
    • Defining Big Data Architecture
    • Evaluation Criteria Before Investing in Big Data Solution
    • Asking the Right Questions to Start Big Data Project
    • Logical Layers of Big Data
    • Big Data Sources
    • Data Massaging and Store Layer
    • Analysis Layer
    • Consumption Layer
    • Big Data Reference Architecture
    • Physical & Security Infrastructure
    • Shared Infrastructure
    • Resiliency and Redundancy
    • Security Infrastructure
    • Operational Database
    • Non-Relational Databases
    • SQL & NoSQL Database Engines
    • How Data Lakes Work
    • Extract Transform Load
    • Analytical Data Warehouse
    • Data Warehouse vs Data Lake
    • Importance of Big Data Analytics
    • Types of Visualisation Tools
    • The Cloud's Role in Big Data
    • Why The Cloud is Important for Big Data
    • Defining Cloud Computing in Big Data
    • Two Types of Cloud Model in Big Data
    • Cloud Deployment Model
    • Cloud Delivery Model
    • Using The Cloud in Big Data
    • Takeaways
    • Chapter 2 Quiz
  • 3

    Chapter 3: Managing Big Data - Software & Technology

    • Chapter 3 Overview FREE PREVIEW
    • Defining Big Data
    • The Datafication of Our World
    • Understanding Big Data & The 3 Vs of Big Data
    • Big Data Technologies
    • The Hadoop Story
    • Technologies in Hadoop Ecosystem
    • Hadoop HDFS
    • Hadoop MapReduce
    • Apache Spark
    • HDFS vs Spark
    • Apache Drill
    • Data Preparation
    • Clients Support for Drill
    • Datastores Supported by Drill
    • Distance to Data
    • Evolution Towards Self-Service Data Exploration
    • Hadoop Vendors
    • Takeaways
    • Chapter 3 Quiz
  • 4

    Chapter 4: Big Data Analytics

    • Chapter 4 Overview FREE PREVIEW
    • Big Data Analytics
    • Types of Data Analytics
    • Reasons Organisations Deploy Big Data Analytics
    • Implementing a Big Data Analytics Solution
    • Big Data Analytics Summary
    • Big Data Analytics Process Flow
    • How Big Data Analytics Are Being Used
    • Basic Analytics
    • Advanced Analytics for Insight
    • Operationalised Analytics
    • Monetising Analytics
    • Big Data Analytics Solutions
    • Machine Learning in Hadoop Ecosystem
    • Machine Learning - Apache Mahout™
    • Spark MLlib
    • Flink
    • Takeaways
    • Quiz
  • 5

    Chapter 5: Use Cases

  • 6

    Final Assessment

    • Final Assessment
    • Course Feedback